Rebecca Nordstrom is Professor of Dance and Movement Studies at Hampshire College in Amherst, Massachusetts. She holds a BA Degree in Art with a concentration in Dance from Antioch College, an MFA in Dance from Smith College and is certified as a Laban Movement Analyst by the Laban/Bartenieff Institute for Movement Study in New York City. Prior teaching postitions include Windham College in Putney, VT., and the University of Delaware.
Early in her performing career Rebecca was a member of Laura Dean Dancers and Musicians in NYC, and a Co-founder of Collaborations Danceworks, a company based in Southern Vermont. In recent years she has performed in the work of many of her colleagues in the Five College Dance Department and has toured in the US and abroad. She has been making duets with Billbob Brown since 1994 and is a member of Brown's company Chaos Theory Dance.